SK5904 : Vulcan Factory

near to Leicester, Great Britain

Vulcan Factory
Vulcan Factory
Founded by Josiah Gimson, they built many engine here including SK5806 : Beam engines, Abbey Pumping Station, Leicester. An earlier site on Welford road was where the engineers started. This site, next to the Midland main line covered 3.5 acres.
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2011
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Sunday, 6 November, 2011   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 6 November, 2011
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Industry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5993 0487 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:38.2965N 1:6.9497W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5991 0487
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